Wondrous Scholarships for Students in Wyoming for 2019 – 2020

Financing college tuition can be like coal mining: you have to dig and search through a vast selection of websites and forms, only to feel a little more confused than when you started. 

But that’s why we’re here to help you with your scholarship search. For instance, did you know that local scholarships are often less competitive–meaning there’s a higher chance of winning that scholarship award money? At Going Merry, we bring local and statewide scholarships to you. You can even fill out all your scholarship applications, right on our website!

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Check out this list of Wyoming scholarships.

1. Shelley Simonton Scholarship

Provider: The Shelley Fund (Charity Smith)

Amount: Up to $500

The Shelley Fund, established in 2017, is a tribute to the passions and purpose of Shelley Simonton. Shelley was an advocate for female leaders in Wyoming. She was a lifelong learner; passionate about the English language: reading and writing.

2. Activia Training U.S. Scholarship

Provider: Activia Training

Amount: $1,500

Activia Training is pleased to offer a $1,500 annual scholarship for college, university, high school or trade school students in the US. There is no specific course of study required, and you can use the money in whatever way that you feel benefits your studies the most.

3. MGMA Western Section Scholarship

Provider: ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc.

Amount: $2,500

The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. (SFI) is a program that supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and future career plans, demonstrate potential to contribute to MGMA’s mission of transforming healthcare.

4. College of Education Dean’s Office Graduate Student Conference Travel Award

Provider: University of Wyoming

Amount: $250

Preference for funding from the Dean’s office is given to students who are enrolled in the College of Education and who are presenting at a conference during the semester of the award application. In addition, preference will be given to those receiving funds for the first time during the academic year. If funds are sufficient, support will also be given to students who are only attending a conference.

5. NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

Provider: National Independent Automobile Dealers Association

Amount: $3,500

The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education, leadership and service in the community. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. 

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Still need additional financial aid and college scholarships?

Financing college tuition can be quite the process. How do you know what to do first? 

Well, start by submitting your FAFSA form as soon as possible on or around October 1 since this will help determine what financial aid you might qualify for. (More information on FAFSA, and calculating your Expected Family Contribution here.)

Next, check out these Wyoming scholarships to apply to:

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Then, create a free Going Merry profile to access our extensive list of scholarships. At Going Merry, we make finding and applying for scholarships easy. You’ll be matched with the scholarships you’re eligible for, save your favorite scholarships, and then apply for those scholarships right on the Going Merry site. 

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Kelly Lamano

Though always a creative, Kelly's momentum into the world of writing and publishing arrived when she attended college. She quickly learned the financial value - and cost - of honing her craft, and sought scholarships that would be crucial to not only funding, but fueling her education. She wants to help new students thrive with Going Merry's easy scholarship finder. Kelly holds a bachelor's degree in Broadcast, Print and Online Media, and a minor in Spanish from Florida Southern College.

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